Now showing items 1-10 of 1221
Association of KALRN, ADIPOQ, and FTO gene polymorphism in type 2 diabetic patients with coronary artery disease: possible predisposing markers.
Recently, several genes have been introduced as potential genetic markers for diabetes mellitus and coronary artery diseases (CAD).In this case-control study, the associations of rs2241766 T/G of ADIPOQ, rs9289231 T/G of ...
Eating disorders risk and its relation to self-esteem and body image in Iranian university students of medical sciences.
Eating disorders are rapidly increasing in young adults. But, a few studies have examined the risk of eating disorders and body image in university students of non-Western societies. The current study aimed to assess eating ...
Estimating Economic Burden of Cancer Deaths Attributable to Smoking in Iran.
There is a broad consensus among health policy-makers that smoking has a significant impact on both heath system and society. The purpose of this study was to estimate the economic burden of major cancer deaths caused by ...
Cancer Care Burden among Primary Family Caregivers of Iranian Hematologic Cancer Patients.
Providing care for hematologic cancer patients may lead to many negative complications in different aspects of life in their family caregivers. Based on a wide review of relevant literature, there are limited data about ...
Perceptions of Iranian Cancer Patients Regarding Respecting their Dignity in Hospital Settings.
There are several factors that threaten the dignity of cancer patients in hospital settings. However, there is limited literature regarding the degree to which dignity of cancer patients is actually respected in daily ...
Bilateral sutural cataract.
Bilateral isolated Epididymal Agenesis in a 32 year old man.
Epididymal agenesis is defined as the absence of the epididymis totally or segmentally, unilateral or bilateral, which is secondary to the Wolffian duct malformation (1). Rete testis, epididymis, vas deferens and seminal ...
Return to work and its relation to financial distress among Iranian cancer survivors.
Return to work after treatment completion is important for both cancer survivors and society. Financial distress is one of the factors that may influence the return to work in cancer survivors. However, this relationship ...
A pilot study of synbiotic supplementation on breast milk mineral concentrations and growth of exclusively breast fed infants.
Despite the crucial role of breast milk mineral contents for health and growth of the infants, they decrease with the duration of lactation. So, this pilot study aimed to determine the effects of synbiotic supplementation ...
The anti-oxidant effects of ginger and cinnamon on spermatogenesis dys-function of diabetes rats.
Diabetes rats have been linked to reproductive dysfunction and plant medicine has been shown to be effective in its treatment. Antioxidants have distinctive effects on spermatogenesis, sperm biology and oxidative stress, ...